Summary of your 2015-16 giving: an infographic

infographic highlighting charitable giving to Waterloo in 2015-16

These figures represent dollars RAISED and include cash, pledges, gifts-in-kind and other revenue promised or given May 1, 2015 to April 30, 2016.

Donors

  • 8,195 donors*
  • 2,695 first-time donors
  • our donors live in 24 different countries

Giving by affiliation

  • $4.1M from 5,025 Alumni and Honorary Alumni
  • $0.6M from 300 Faculty, Staff and Retirees**
  • $26.6M from 433 Organizations and Foundations
  • $2M from 2,437 Parents and Friends
  • $26.4M from Waterloo Students***
  • 39 Bequest gifts confirmed

Gift designation

  • $59.7M in total gifts
  • $15.8M to Research
  • $25.8M to New Buildings and Enhancements
  • $6M to Scholarships
  • $0.1M to Chairs and Professorships
  • $12M to Academic Programs

The above figures represent dollars RAISED and include cash, pledges, gifts-in-kind and other revenue promised or given May 1, 2015 to April 30, 2016. Figures exclude payments on pledges made prior to the current year. All figures are unaudited.
*Figure does not include the thousands of students each year who make voluntary contributions.
**Overall, the Keystone Campaign, Waterloo's family campaign, raised in excess of $1.1M. This figure comprises gifts from all sources, including the Board of Governors, and alumni who work for Waterloo. 
***Includes SLC/PAC student referendum, counting the full value of the $24M commitment in the year in which it was made, as a pledge.